Smooth vocals from Chicago

lifestyle February 16, 2018 01:00

By THE NATION



Chicago jazz singer Tammy McCann jets into Bangkok later this month for a residency at The Living Room of the Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit that runs from February 28 to March 31. She’ll be backed by the Randy Cannon Group Tuesday to Thursday from 9.15pm and on Friday and Saturday from 8.45pm. Internationally recognised for her powerful, sultry, and emotionally charged voice, she combines classical, gospel and jazz vocal techniques to create her own distinctive sound and style. 

Boom your table at (02) 649 8353 or email: dining.sgs@luxurycollection.com.

Bubbles and Tinsel Town

Dusit Thani Bangkok’s popular “Return to Bubbles” series returns on February 23 with a special Hollywood night party featuring classic disco tunes from the ’70s and ’80s. Return to Bubbles is part of the hotel’s 48th anniversary celebrations and is dedicated to its first ever pub and discotheque, Bubbles, which opened in 1977 inspired by the hit movie “Saturday Night Fever” and western disco culture. Entry fee is Bt480 per person inclusive of one selected drink and the fun kicks off at 9. 

Find out more at (02) 200 9000 extension 2998. 

Wedding daze

Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok invites all brides and grooms-to-be to come along to its “Wedding Open House 2018”, which takes place at the Authors’ Lounge on February 24-25 from 10am to 7pm. Dedicated professional wedding specialists will be on hand to assist you in planning your dream wedding and there’ll be a range of exclusive packages on offer too. 

Learn more at t(02) 659 9000 extension 7421 or email mobkkweddingsales@mohg.com. 

All about innovation

The Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship (IDE) 2018 Competition gets underway on Thursday at Radisson Blu Plaza Bangkok on Sukhumvit Road. Running through February 24, the event features an MIT Enterprise Forum, Global Social Venture Competition, and a round on ideas and innovation). Alexander Rendell, chef Thitiwat Tantragarn, Lao film director Mattie Do, inventor and entrepreneur Solveiga Pakstaite, fashion designer Phannapast Taychamaythakool, musician Vahakn MatossianGehlhaar, scientist Panu Sukitpaneenit, and Alicia Noel of Cultivati Inc will speak at the symposium on the theme “Think Big Act Small” on February 24 starting at 12.30pm. Find out more at https://www.EventPop.me/e/2870ide2018.

OMG it’s OMI

DJ Omi spins in Thailand for the first time on February 21 performing live at Levels Club & Lounge on Sukhumvit Soi 11 from 9pm to 2am. He is best known for “Cheerleader”, a worldwide hit for him in a remixed version by German DJ Felix Jaehn with over 800 million streams on YouTube alone.

Book your table at (082) 308 3246.